Dr. Renuka Ramasamy - Family Medicine Doctor | IMH

Dr. Renuka Ramasamy

Specialist Family Medicine
Languages Spoken: English, Sinhalese, Tamil, Hindi, Malayalam & Arabic (basic) Types of Physician: Full Time
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Dr. Renuka Ramasamy’s expertise and dedication in the field of Family Medicine make her a highly respected and sought-after specialist in Dubai. With over 10 years of clinical experience, she has honed her skills in providing comprehensive family medicine care, catering to both pediatric and adult cases for individuals of all genders. Her academic achievements are commendable, having earned her MBBS degree from The University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka, in 2010, and later obtaining a Diploma in Child Health (DCH) from the University of Colombo, Sri Lanka, in 2014. She has successfully completed the MRCGP exam from the UK and to further enhance her ability to provide top-notch medical care, Dr. Renuka has obtained certifications in Advanced Cardiac Life Support, Pediatric Ad-vanced Life Support and Basic Life Support from the American Heart Association.

Dr. Renuka Ramasamy’s diverse experience at various facilities in Sri Lanka and UAE has provided her with a unique and valuable multi-disciplinary skillset. Her time as a GP in Pediatrics at the Horana Base Hospital has given her ex-tensive exposure to a wide range of pediatric illnesses and emergencies, sharpening her diagnostic abilities.
Moreover, her work as a General Practitioner in General Surgery and Obstetrics and Gynecology demonstrates her versatility and adaptability as a Family Medicine Specialist. This broad exposure to different medical fields allows her to approach patient care from a holistic perspective, considering the interconnectedness of various health issues and tailoring treatment plans accordingly. Additionally, Dr. Renuka’s certification in Trauma Management by the International Association for Trauma Surgery and Intensive Care is a testament to her commitment to handling criti-cal situations and emergency cases with utmost proficiency.

Dr. Renuka’s expertise spans across different age groups, from pediatrics to adults, and covers various medical fields, including Obstetrics and Gynecology. In emergency cases, where immediate and critical interventions are required, her experience in trauma management ensures that patients receive timely and effective treatment. Her ability to handle emergency situations with proficiency and care can make a crucial difference in ensuring positive patient outcomes. From acute bacterial, viral or fungal infections to poisonings, toxicities and deficiencies, she can accurately diagnose and treat a wide array of ailments. Even common complaints such as minor headaches, body aches or flu are well within her expertise to manage effectively. On the other end of the spectrum, Dr. Renuka is also well-versed in managing chronic conditions like hypertension, diabetes, migraines, asthma, hyperthyroidism and hypothyroidism, among others.

Dr. Renuka Ramasamy’s dedication to providing the advanced possible care for her patients is evident in her proactive approach to staying updated on the latest medical practices and trends. She is an active member of several es-teemed medical associations both locally and internationally. Her affiliations with organizations such as the Royal College of General Practitioners UK (RCGP), World Organization of Family Doctors (WONCA Europe), Emirates Family Medicine Society and the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) demonstrate her involvement in the glob-al medical community.



  • General Practitioner in the Medical Unit, National Hospital, Colombo, Sri Lanka
  • General Practitioner in Pediatrics, Base Hospital, Horana, Sri Lanka
  • General Practitioner in General Surgery, Base Hospital, Horana, Sri Lanka
  • Relief House Officer, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Castel Street Women’s Hospital, Colombo, Sri Lanka


  • The Royal College of General Practitioners UK (RCGP)
  • World Organizations of Family Doctors (WONCA Europe)
  • Emirates Family Medicine Society
  • American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)


  • Comprehensive primary healthcare for all age groups
  • Routine check-ups and preventive screenings
  • Diagnosis and treatment of acute illnesses like cold, flu, infections
  • Management of chronic conditions like diabetes, hypertension, asthma
  • Vaccinations and immunizations
  • Women's health services like Pap smears, family planning
  • Pediatric care, including growth and development monitoring
  • Geriatric care and age-related health assessments
  • Mental health support and counseling
  • Minor surgical procedures like suturing, mole removal
  • Management of musculoskeletal issues and injuries
  • Health education and lifestyle counseling
  • Coordination of care with specialists and other healthcare providers